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Subaru Crosstrek vs. Mazda CX-5 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Subaru Crosstrek vs. Mazda CX-5 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $29,431

Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited   
Difference: $4,694

Lowest Total Invoice: $27,537

Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited   
Difference: $5,305

The configured Subaru Crosstrek 4dr Hatch has a 148-horsepower 2.0L H4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

The configured Mazda CX-5 4dr SUV has a 184-horsepower 2.5L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Subaru Crosstrek and Mazda CX-5 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited trim is $25,095. The features would cost an additional $3,486. Including the destination charge of $850, the total price of this trim is $29,431.

The base sticker price of the Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring trim is $28,570. The features would cost an additional $4,655. Including the destination charge of $900, the total price of this trim is $34,125.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Subaru Crosstrek trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Mazda CX-5 trims is 2. Based on this adjustment, the Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Subaru Crosstrek 4dr Hatch has a 148-horsepower 2.0L H4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

The configured Mazda CX-5 4dr SUV has a 184-horsepower 2.5L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Subaru Crosstrek and Mazda CX-5 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited trim is $23,732. The features would cost an additional $2,955. Including the destination charge of $850, the total price of this trim is $27,537.

The invoice of the Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring trim is $27,759. The features would cost an additional $4,183. Including the destination charge of $900, the total price of this trim is $32,842.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Subaru Crosstrek trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Mazda CX-5 trims is 0. Based on this adjustment, the Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20162016
ModelCrosstrekCX-5
Trim2.0i LimitedGrand Touring
Body4dr Hatch4dr SUV
Base Price $25,095 $28,570
Base Invoice $23,732 $27,759
Moonroof, navigation, keyless access, Eyesight 2,895  
Bodyside moldings 230  
Cargo net 40 50
Rear bumper protector 71 100
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 165  
Universal garage door opener 85  
i-ACTIVSENSE Package   1,500
Technology Package   1,155
Cargo tray   75
Cargo cover   200
Roof rails   275
AWD   1,300
Moonroof, navigation, keyless access, Eyesight 2,571  
Bodyside moldings 149  
Cargo net 26 40
Rear bumper protector 46 80
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 107  
Universal garage door opener 56  
i-ACTIVSENSE Package   1,335
Technology Package   1,028
Cargo tray   60
Cargo cover   160
Roof rails   220
AWD   1,260
Options (show) (change) 3,486 4,655
Options (show) (change) 2,955 4,183
Destination 850 900
Total Price $29,431 $34,125
Total Invoice $27,537 $32,842

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Subaru Crosstrek vs. Mazda CX-5

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $2,774
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $3,457
Model Year20162016
ModelCrosstrekCX-5
Trim2.0i LimitedGrand Touring
Body4dr Hatch4dr SUV
Engine148hp H4184hp I4
TransmissionCVT-6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)26/34 MPG24/30 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 6225, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/55-17225/55-19
Total Price$29,431$34,125
Adjustments for Features0-1,920
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$29,431$32,205
Total Invoice$27,537$32,842
Adjustments for Features0-1,848
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$27,537$30,994

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Features Comparison: Subaru Crosstrek vs. Mazda CX-5

Model Year20162016
ModelCrosstrekCX-5
Trim2.0i LimitedGrand Touring
Body4dr Hatch4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Lead vehicle start alert$25 
PIN Code Access$10 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist $25
Following distance indicator $25
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Lane sway warning system$25 
Pedestrian detection$50 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Cargo Management 
Overhead sunglass holder $25
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Dual-zone climate control $125
Navigation map updates, three years$0 
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Surround sound $250
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300 
Traffic + travel information$25 
Traffic information $25
Variable intermittent wipers$75 
Wiper de-icer$25 
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black) $250
Bodyside moldings$75 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $50
Deep-tinted rear windows $275
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights $200
Illuminated visor mirror, driver $50
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger $50
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750
Steering-linked fog lights$75 
Steering-linked headlights $150
Visor mirror, driver$10 
Visor mirror, passenger$10 
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Manual height adjuster, driver seat$50 
Manual height adjuster, passenger seat $50
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat $100
Power height adjuster, driver seat $100
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100
Power recliner, driver seat $100
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels $350
Machined alloy wheels$350 
Raised heavy-duty suspension$0 
Total Value of Features$4,205$6,125
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$1,920
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,848

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Specifications Comparison: Subaru Crosstrek vs. Mazda CX-5

Model Year20162016
ModelCrosstrekCX-5
Body4dr Hatch4dr SUV
Wheelbase103.7 in106.3 in
Length175.2 in179.3 in
Width70.1 in72.4 in
Height63.6 in65.7 in
Curb Weight3,186 lb.3,589 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.9 gal.14.8 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.8 in40.1 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.6 in57.5 in
Row 1 Hip Room0.0 in55.2 in
Row 1 Legroom43.5 in41.0 in
Row 2 Headroom37.7 in39.0 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room54.2 in55.5 in
Row 2 Hip Room0.0 in53.7 in
Row 2 Legroom35.4 in39.3 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
22.3 ft334.1 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
51.9 ft364.8 ft3

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Option Package Details
Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited

Moonroof, navigation, keyless access, Eyesight
FeatureValueRequested?
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning system25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection50No
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Steering-linked fog lights75No
PIN Code Access10No
Sunroof900Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic + travel information25No
Total Requested312591%
Total Not Requested3109%

Option Package Details
Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring

i-ACTIVSENSE Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Following distance indicator25No
Total Requested130085%
Total Not Requested22515%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Steering-linked headlights150No
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
LED tail lights0No
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only750No
Total Requested45033%
Total Not Requested90067%

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